In a recent Wired Campus article from the Chronicle of Higher Education, Jeffrey R. Young comments on Doris Lessing’s Nobel Lecture speech. Doris Lessing won this year’s Nobel Prize in Literature. In her speech, Lessing blames the decline in reading on technology such as the Internet and television.
Another recent library blog post, A Decline in Reading?, presents key findings of a literacy study conducted by the National Endowment for the Arts.
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